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Italian Open to make Lake Garda return in 2018

The 2018 Italian Open will return to the picturesque surroundings of Lake Garda for the first time in 15 years after Gardagolf Country Club was confirmed as the next host venue of the prestigious tournament from May 31-June 3.

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Q&A with the 2017 Fantasy Race to Dubai winner

Europeantour.com speaks to the 2017 Fantasy Race to Dubai winner James Gunning about how he came out on top in the season-long game. 

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PODCAST: Listen to the latest Race to Dubai show

Joburg Open winner Shubhankar Sharma, Erik van Rooyen and Shaun Norris all feature on this week's podcast.

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Sure-footed Sharma breaks through to make Race to Dubai impact

India’s Shubhankar Sharma roared into second place in the Race to Dubai presented by Rolex with a superb three-stroke victory at the Joburg Open to give himself every chance of securing a maiden berth at the season-ending DP World Tour Championship.

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Rumford to defend against the English as Willett confirms for Perth

Brett Rumford is aiming to defend his ISPS HANDA World Super 6 Perth title from the British as Danny Willett becomes latest Englishman to sign onto the tournament.

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Sergio Garcia wins 2017 AGW Golf Writers Trophy

Masters Tournament winner Sergio Garcia is this year’s recipient of the Golf Writers Trophy, as awarded by the Association of Golf Writers. 

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Video review protocols introduced for broadcasted golf events

A working group led by The R&A and the USGA has unanimously agreed to adopt a new set of protocols for video review when applying the Rules of Golf. 

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Leading Joburg Open trio seal Carnoustie spots

Shubhankar Sharma and Erik van Rooyen will make their Open Championship debuts in July after finishing first and second at the Joburg Open.

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Sharma romps to maiden win at Joburg Open

Shubhankar Sharma produced a brilliant, nerveless performance in the final round to win his first European Tour title at the weather-delayed Joburg Open.

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Live Scoring: Joburg Open final round

Follow the remainder of the weather-delayed final round from Randpark GC.

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Sharma gunning for Monday glory in South Africa

Shubhankar Sharma will try to defend a four-shot lead at the Joburg Open on Monday after heavy storms at Randpark Golf Club took the last European Tour event of 2017 into a fifth day.

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Sharma stays ahead in stormy Johannesburg

Shubhankar Sharma continued to dominate the final round of the Joburg Open but Erik van Rooyen was not giving up the chase before play was suspended at Randpark Golf Club.

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Sharma extends Johannesburg advantage

Shubhankar Sharma tightened his grip on the Joburg Open as he extended his lead to six shots early in the final round at Randpark Golf Club.

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Joburg Open day three - What they said

A selection of quotes from day three of the Joburg Open.

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Sharma storms ahead in Johannesburg

Shubhankar Sharma will take a commanding five-shot lead into the final round of the Joburg Open after firing a 65 on day three at Randpark Golf Club.

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Blomstrand dazzles but Sharma dominates at Joburg Open

Christofer Blomstrand fired a stunning 62 to set the clubhouse target on day three of the Joburg Open but that was not enough to keep pace with Shubhakar Sharma at Randpark Golf Club.

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Sharma edges ahead in Johannesburg

Shubhankar Sharma opened up a two-shot lead as the third round of the Joburg Open got under way at Randpark Golf Club.

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European Tour members pay tribute to Tommy Horton

European Tour and European Senior Tour members have paid tribute to Tommy Horton who has passed away aged 76.

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Joburg Open day two - What they said

A selection of quotes from day two of the Joburg Open.

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Pulkkanen leads the way in South Africa

Tapio Pulkkanen took no time adjusting to life on the European Tour as he fired a second-round 64 to open up a one-shot lead at the Joburg Open.

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Player Blog: Darren Fichardt

In this week’s blog, defending Joburg Open champion Darren Fichardt looks back on a memorable 2017 season.

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Pulkkanen continues to impress in Johannesburg

Tapio Pulkkanen fired an impressive 64 to set the clubhouse target at 14 under on day two of the Joburg Open at Randpark Golf Club.

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Pulkkanen surges into Joburg Open lead

Tapio Pulkkanen produced a stunning birdie blitz to jump into the lead early on day two of the Joburg Open at Randpark Golf Club.

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Tommy Horton Obituary

Tommy Horton, one of the most influential and respected players in the development of both the European Tour and the European Senior Tour, has died at the age of 76.

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Joburg Open day one - What they said

A selection of quotes from day one of the Joburg Open.

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Davidse fighting fit in Johannesburg

Home favourite Keenan Davidse got off his sickbed to fire an excellent 63 and take the first-round lead at the Joburg Open.

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Davidse the man to catch in Johannesburg

Home favourite Keenan Davidse fired a 63 to set the clubhouse target on day one of the Joburg Open.

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Hansen hits the front in South Africa

Joachim B Hansen set the early pace as the first round of the Joburg Open got under way at a wet Randpark Golf Club on Thursday morning.

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Fantasy Three to Watch at the Joburg Open

Three players our statistics guru thinks could do well in this week's Joburg Open...

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Golf joins together to support Soweto rebirth

The rebirth of Soweto Country Club took another major step forward when the European Tour, PGA Tour, Sunshine Tour, Asian Tour, The R&A and the City of Johannesburg all came together to officially break ground on the rebuilding of the golf course in South Africa’s most iconic township.  

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Frittelli looking to maintain momentum on home soil

Dylan Frittelli is hoping home comforts can help him to a second consecutive European Tour victory when he tees it up at this week's Joburg Open.

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On the Tee: at the Joburg Open

We pick out the best tee times at the Joburg Open this week as the largest field of the season get set to tee it up at Randpark Golf Club in South Africa, in what will be the first tri-sanctioned event held in the country...

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Freak injury rules Oosthuizen out of Joburg Open

It is safe to say that most of us will have had a frustrating time at an airport but it is not a delay or a lost piece of luggage that has ruined Louis Oosthuizen's week.

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Justin Rose to host 2018 British Masters at Walton Heath

Justin Rose has been announced as the tournament host for the 2018 British Masters supported by Sky Sports, with the Olympic Champion choosing Walton Heath, in Surrey, as the venue from October 11-14.

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Kaymer hungry to mark another anniversary with success

Two-time Major Champion Martin Kaymer will tee it up alongside Masters Champion Sergio Garcia and Race to Dubai winner Tommy Fleetwood at the BMW International Open from June 21-24.

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EDGA and European Tour combine to help stroke sufferers

European Disabled Golf Association provides training to specialist physiotherapists in Portugal to help sufferers of stroke and other neurological conditions to enjoy the health benefits of golf

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2018 Melbourne World Cup of Golf to be contested at The Metropolitan Golf Club

The 59th edition of the World Cup of Golf will return to Melbourne, Australia with The Metropolitan Golf Club playing host to 28 nations from November 21-25, 2018.

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The Lowdown: Joburg Open

There are a host of firsts this week as the Joburg Open moves to a new venue, a new date in the European Tour International Schedule and becomes the maiden tri-sanctioned golf tournament on South African soil.

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Gold Coast embraces the Australian PGA Championship for another three years

Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ) and City of Gold Coast today announced their commitment to the PGA of Australia (PGA) to support the Australian PGA Championship for a further three years.

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AfrAsia Bank Mauritius final round - what they said

Dylan Frittelli captured his second Europen Tour title with a play-off victory at the AfrAsia Maritius Open. Here we hear from some of those that pushed the South African close at Heritage Golf Club.

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Frittelli pips Atwal in Mauritius

Dylan Frittelli beat Arjun Atwal at the first play-off hole to capture the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open.

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Frittelli leads going into closing stages

South Africa's Dylan Frittelli held a one shot lead heading into the closing stretch of the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open as strong winds led to tough final round conditions.

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Oosthuizen charges into a share of the lead

Louis Oosthuizen made a spectacular start to his back nine to join Arjun Atwal at the top of the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open leaderboard midway through the final round.

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Smith holds nerve to be king of Queensland

Cameron Smith overcame Jordan Zunic in a play-off after a dramatic final round to claim his first European Tour title at the Australian PGA Championship.

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Zunic keeps his nose in front

Jordan Zunic saw his lead cut to one shot as the Australian PGA Championship was set for a tense finish at RACV Royal Pines Resort.

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Zunic stays ahead Down Under

Jordan Zunic maintained his three-shot lead as the final round of the Austalian PGA Championship got under way at RACV Royal Pines Resort.

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Day 3 in numbers: AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open

The best facts and figures from moving day in Mauritius.       

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AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open day three - what they said

Arjun Atwal and Louis De Jager share the lead on 13 under par going into the final round at Heritage Golf Club. Here we look at what some of those in the chasing pack had to say after moving day.

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Atwal and De Jager set for final round showdown

Arjun Atwal was caught by South Africa's Louis De Jager on day three of the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open to set up a thrilling final round at Heritage Golf Club.

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De Jager catches Atwal in Mauritius

Halfway leader Arjun Atwal soon found himself with company at the top of the leaderboard when the third round of the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open began at Heritgae Golf Club.

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